Ever notice how many websites have outdated copyrights at the bottom of the page?
That diminishes my trust in the website.
Keeping the copyright up to date is a small indicator of care and involvement.
Here is an example from one of my favorite writing tools: Hemingway App. Guys, are you still doing this or what? I took these screenshots from various parts of their website on 04-09-2020:
I am not above forgetting to update my copyright - it is easy to overlook and I have overlooked it in the past.
Update your footer is easy and free to make sure you are sending all the right signals to your website visitors.